Colleen A. Kraft, MD

Medical Director, Health Network at Cincinnati Children's

Interim Director, Complex Care Center

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-6806


Pediatric primary care innovation; home visiting in the medical home; global neonatal mortality

Colleen A. Kraft, MD, was a pediatric program director at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and senior medical officer for MajestaCare, a Medicaid managed care organization in Virginia.

Kraft is the co-author of the book Managing Chronic Health Conditions in Child Care and Schools. She has been actively involved in pediatric engagement in school and child care for children with special health care needs. She has served on the Early Brain and Childhood Development workgroup, the Council on Community Pediatrics Executive Committee, and the National Medical Home Project Advisory Committee at the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is a content expert for Text4Baby and serves on the National Head Start Advisory Committee.

Rushton F, Kraft C. Family Support in the Family-Centered Medical Home: An Opportunity for Preventing Toxic Stress and Its Impact in Young Children. Child Abuse and Neglect. 2013.

Kraft C. Building Brains, Forging Futures, A Call to Action for the Family-Centered Medical Home. Zero to Three. 2013 Sep;34(1)16-21.

Greenberg L, Roberts K, Kraft C, Bromberg D, Young L, Fisch S. The Value of Community Pediatricians to Academic Health Centers. Pediatric Annals. 2011 Dec;40(12):599-604.

Donoghue E, Kraft C. Managing Chronic Health Needs in Child Care and Schools, a Quick Reference Guide. Chicago: American Academy of Pediatrics. 2009.